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... bout Niferex by doing a search. It is recommended to take it with vitamin C to enhance absorption. I have also cut down...almost cut out coffee, which inhibits iron absorption. ... (3 replies)
... I knew the bit about the tea. Found that out awhile ago and now I make sure that I don't drink my tea and have my cereal at the same time. I will drink my tea and then wait awhile to eat. I don't drink iced tea with meals now either. Someone I know was put on iron supplements and they just weren't working. ... (13 replies)
... I have been eating iron rich foods, both plant types and red meat and other meats..was eating them before I found out I was anemic. I cut way back on coffee...even cut it out for 3 weeks. ... (4 replies)

... were prescribed by my hematologist and I picked them up at the pharmacy counter not OTC so they both came with the normal instruction sheet that you get with a prescription medicine. ... (7 replies)
... It is not the caffeine, but the phytates and tannins that inhibit absorption with tea. Now, coffee also decreases the absorption, but to a lesser degree and when made weaker the absorption is even less. ... (1 replies)
... sn't causing me constipation or bad tummy effects, i looked it up on the net and they were nice enough to provide a list of things which affect the absorption of iron supplements for those of us who are having difficulty raising our ferretin levels. Some of them i knew of already, but a few had me surprised. ... (1 replies)
... D I simply switched to a brand of tea which has minimal tannins in it. There is one brand which is grown here and sold in the supermarket as well as over the net. It's called "Madura Tea" and it only has 2. ... (2 replies)
... On a whim, I experimented with iron supplements. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, I'm hoping someone can shed some light on my weird iron levels. ... (2 replies)
... When taking iron supplements you should try taking them on an empty stomach. ... (15 replies)
Iron Supplements
Aug 9, 2006
... I've been anemic for the past year and Em is right,take the iron on an empty stomach if you can and have some OJ with it for the Vitamin C. This helps promote absorption of the iron. Also,don't take it with milk or any type of caffeine like coffee or tea. ... (9 replies)
... Having a total dose infusion of iron dextran. 1400mg. They told me it will take 6 hours. ... (10 replies)
... you should take the iron with 8 ounces of water on an empty stomach either 1 hour before eating or 2 hours after eating. ... (2 replies)
... What are the risks of taking iron for life? ... (2 replies)
... I know exactly how you feel about the worry of ceasing the iron supplements one day and then continuously wondering whether your ferretin levels are slowing going down or staying put. ... (18 replies)
SO fed up!
Nov 26, 2007
... I totally agree with you, it does feel better to at least have an idea on what is causing the hair loss. I know stress and anxiety can trigger it, but i think the people who lose hair due to stress lose a lot in one big hit, then it stops and grows back once the stress is over. ... (21 replies)
?? on low ferritn
Dec 10, 2007
... There is no definite time frame when it comes to taking iron supplements. Some ladies on this board were fortunate that they responded very well to what they were taking in only a month. ... (4 replies)
... drug interactions with iron, and absorption varies considerably depending on iron form. ... (15 replies)
HI, new here
Nov 5, 2007
... You are on the right track looking at what might be inhibiting iron absorption. It is something that should be looked at . ... (1 replies)
... doctor". Despite this doctor's lack of knowledge, you have basically signed your own death warrant with him by telling him what you thought of your last doctor and what with them two being friends....... ... (11 replies)




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